Lottery grants awarded to Carrickfergus

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 May 2017 Carrickfergus Historical re-enactment Group

The group organises cultural community events. They received a ?10,000 grant to run a four-day festival including a tattoo in the castle, military re-enactment, family fun day, and a farmers market.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
8 May 2017 Youth Concern Whitehead

The five-year Genesis project is supporting young people aged 11-18 from the Whitehead area who are disengaged from school or the community. The project, based in the Genesis Drop-In Centre, will improve their personal development, support them to stay in school and help them gain the skills to find employment through a range of activities and workshops. The young people will help plan the project and decide on activities, and have opportunities to become more involved in different areas of community life.

£252,750 Big Lottery Fund
3 May 2017 The Advantage Foundation Limited

The five-year Ravine project is supporting young people with mental health challenges, aged 18-25, from BHSCT area to help them get on with their education, training and/or employment. The project is setting up an environmental social enterprise, designed by the young people, and they will take part in work placements on various aspects of its running. The young people will receive training to help increase their confidence, wellbeing, motivation, team work skills and independence.

£597,709 Big Lottery Fund
23 Dec 2016 Woodburn Cultural and Community Group

The group provides educational and social activities to the community in Woodburn, Carrickfergus. The ?9,350 grant is being used to extend their services by buying new tables, chairs, computers, and by providing committee members with training on governance.

£9,350 Big Lottery Fund
28 Nov 2016 East Antrim University of the Third Age

The group is a self-help organisation based in Ballycarry near Whitehead for people, usually over the age of 55, no longer in full-time work. They are using the ?9,882 grant to provide tutors, materials and equipment for training.

£9,882 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2016 Jo Zebedee

The Lily Pond

£1,650 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Oct 2016 Jamie Harper

To gain finances to equip future live art performance.

£2,661 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
12 Oct 2016 Stephen O'Hagan

Threshold of the Unseen

£1,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
7 Oct 2016 Carrickfergus Town Centre Partnership

The group develops and delivers programmes to the Carrickfergus Town Centre area. They used the ?4,721 to provide a number of Halloween cinema screenings and Halloween tours of Carrickfergus Castle.

£4,721 Big Lottery Fund
27 Sep 2016 Carrickfergus And District Senior Gateway Club

The club supports and encourages adults with a learning disability to meet on a weekly basis to form friendships and take part in a range of activities. They are using the ?5,000 to celebrate those with a learning disability and their place in society by having a learning disability pride parade.

£5,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Aug 2016 Sunnylands and Woodburn Community Development Group

The group, based in Carrickfergus, works to improve quality of life for residents in the area. They are using the ?10,000 to develop a community garden and to deliver mental health and first aid training and suicide intervention skills training and an emotional wellbeing fair.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
28 Jun 2016 Greenisland Football Club

The group provides football activities for over 400 young people using facilities including their clubhouse and pitches. These facilities are also used by a range of community and voluntary groups each week. They are using the ?9,762 to upgrade the clubhouse to provide a more accessible community space.

£9,726 Big Lottery Fund
1 Jun 2016 Barn United Youth Football Club

The organisation is a voluntary Sports Club in Carrickfergus with senior and junior members. They are using the ?7,172 to upgrade the current clubhouse to make it a more welcoming environment for the local community to use for education and social activities.

£7,172 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2016 Carrickfergus Model Primary School

The primary school provides primary education for children aged 4 to 11. They are using the ?10,000 to purchase a timber shelter with seats to be used as the student council chamber in the schools playground.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Dec 2015 Northern Ireland Young Walkers

The group is a walking club, based in Greenisland and run by volunteers to promote improved health and build friendships. The ?4,464 grant is being used to train volunteer walk leaders.

£4,464 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Castlemara Community Association

The association supports the community in the Carrickfergus area. They are using the ?10,000 grant to run activities for people in the Castlemara estate, including trips for all ages, a community festival and seasonal events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
7 May 2015 Castlemara Community Association

The association supports the community in the Carrickfergus area. They are using the ?10,000 grant to run activities for people in the Castlemara estate, including trips for all ages, a community festival and seasonal events.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2015 Ulidia Integrated College

The grant will allow the Carrickfergus college to deliver training in suicide awareness and prevention to pupils and parents. It will also provide leadership skills training for prefects and Healthy Minds classes outside of school hours.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
2 Feb 2015 Ulidia Integrated College

The grant will allow the Carrickfergus college to deliver training in suicide awareness and prevention to pupils and parents. It will also provide leadership skills training for prefects and Healthy Minds classes outside of school hours.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Nov 2014 Carrickfergus Drumming Club

Instigation of Carrickfergus Drumming Club

£4,380 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Jamie Harper

Bo?te ? Clous/ NI Artist Exchange

£1,486 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2014 Kathleen McCracken

Mustangs

£2,397 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
11 Nov 2014 Autism NI (PAPA)

The Belfast based organisation provides support to people and families affected by autism. The project is delivering workshops in Omagh, Newtownabbey, Coleraine and Craigavon for parents of young people with autism.

£8,654 Big Lottery Fund
11 Nov 2014 Autism NI (PAPA)

The Belfast based organisation provides support to people and families affected by autism. The project is delivering workshops in Omagh, Newtownabbey, Coleraine and Craigavon for parents of young people with autism.

£8,654 Big Lottery Fund
31 Oct 2014 Carrickfergus Women's Forum

The group promotes good mental health to women in the Carrickfergus area. They will use the money to run classes and activities including creative writing, film making and African drumming. The women will produce a book of the creative writing and a DVD.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2014 East Antrim Branch of the Regimental Association of the Roya

The organisation provide activities for former members of the Ulster Defence Regiment and Royal Irish Regiment. The grant was used to take members to the London Remembrance Parade to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

£8,665 Big Lottery Fund
24 Oct 2014 East Antrim Branch of the Regimental Association of the Roya

The organisation provide activities for former members of the Ulster Defence Regiment and Royal Irish Regiment. The grant was used to take members to the London Remembrance Parade to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

£8,665 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Old Warren Primary School

The school is using the grant for the Time for Me Schools Counselling project which will increase the emotional well being of the pupils and their families.

£7,065 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Carrickfergus College

The school is using the grant to provide suicide prevention training to pupils and staff to increase pupils? safety and mental wellbeing.

£8,150 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Old Warren Primary School

The school is using the grant for the Time for Me Schools Counselling project which will increase the emotional well being of the pupils and their families.

£7,065 Big Lottery Fund
2 Sep 2014 Carrickfergus College

The school is using the grant to provide suicide prevention training to pupils and staff to increase pupils? safety and mental wellbeing.

£8,150 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Woodburn Primary School

The school is using the grant to purchase iPads which will introduce pupils and their parents to the latest educational programmes on the iPads and increase their confidence and skills in using them.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2014 Woodburn Primary School

The school is using the grant to purchase iPads which will introduce pupils and their parents to the latest educational programmes on the iPads and increase their confidence and skills in using them.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2014 Topstar Kickboxing Club

The group provides healthy recreation through kickboxing training. The grant is being used for a feasibility study and business plan for a community hub and to improve current facilities.

£7,750 Big Lottery Fund
3 Jul 2014 Topstar Kickboxing Club

The group provides healthy recreation through kickboxing training. The grant is being used for a feasibility study and business plan for a community hub and to improve current facilities.

£7,750 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2014 Mr Neal Cahoon

The McMillans - A Comic Novel set in Belfast

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 May 2014 Gary Mitchell

Hamlet of Rathcoole

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 May 2014 Mr Neal Cahoon

The McMillans - A Comic Novel set in Belfast

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 May 2014 Gary Mitchell

Hamlet of Rathcoole

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
10 Feb 2014 Bennett's Chosen Few LOL 553

Bennett's Chosen Few promote community spirit through social, educational, cultural and recreational activities. The project is a festival event for the community to mark the 150th anniversary of Bennett's Chosen Few LOL 553.

£9,000 Big Lottery Fund
10 Feb 2014 Carrickfergus Sea Cadets

The organisation, which is open to young people aged between 12 and 18, will be used to buy two rowing boats that will allow the cadets to take part in national competitions. The group will also use grant to partner with Carrickfergus Drug and Alcohol Adv

£9,995 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2013 Miss Sarah Richmond

Mezzo Soprano seeking lessons and coaching in England to prepare for auditions and update publicity material.

£1,500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
7 Nov 2013 Synergy@JVC

The Group will use their funding to upgrade their computer server and provide basic computer classes for local people over the age of 50.

£9,480 Big Lottery Fund
7 Nov 2013 Woodburn Playgroup

The organisation will use their grant to buy play equipment for the young children who attend the playgroup, which is based in the Carrickfergus area.

£6,129 Big Lottery Fund
15 Aug 2013 Friends of the 36th Ulster Division, Carrickfergus

The group is established to perpetuate the memory of the men and women from Carrickfergus who served in World War One. The project will provide a three week long exhibition detailing the history of the Ulster Volunteer Force.

£9,992 Big Lottery Fund
30 Jul 2013 Castle Heritage & Community Association

The group provides a range of social, education and recreational activities for local residents. The project will provide first aid and health and safety courses.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
29 Jul 2013 Castle Heritage & Community Association

The group provides a range of social, education and recreational activities for local residents. The project will provide first aid and health and safety courses.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
13 Jun 2013 Windmill and Minorca Drive Residents Association

The project will use the grant to provide a range of social activities for residents living in the Windmill and Minorca Drive area.

£6,670 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2013 Whitehead Community Association

The Association runs activities in its hall including a cr?che, after school club, drama classes, exercise classes and community parties. The grant will allow the Association to insulate the walls of its community building, saving energy and cutting heati

£43,995 Big Lottery Fund
16 May 2013 Mrs Janice Donnelly

Trying Times

£450 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
25 Mar 2013 Carrickfergus Borough Council

Carrickfergus Townscape Heritage Initiative

£1,738,700 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Dec 2012 King William III Memorial Orange Hall Committee

The hall is at the heart of the local community and is used by various groups to run a varied assortment of activities and events for people within the local area. The grant will be used to install space heating and new energy efficient lighting. Draugh

£49,998 Big Lottery Fund
15 Nov 2012 Inner North Community Organisation

The Inner North Community Organisation is a new voluntary body. located in Shirley Halls. The project provides shared community & accommodation for local community groups & promotes social integration of ethnic minority groups. The group will use their g

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
17 Oct 2012 Mr Neal Cahoon

The Jackrabbit Slims

£1,200 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
20 Sep 2012 Carrickfergus Enterprise

The group, which aims to create opportunities, jobs and prosperity for local people, will use the grant to upgrade the training/conference rooms in their building to make them more energy efficient. They will buy two double panel convector radiators for t

£3,219 Big Lottery Fund
29 Aug 2012 Carrickfergus District L.O.L. No. 19

The group, which runs events and activities for people in the local area, will use the grant to run an annual festival.

£8,045 Big Lottery Fund
26 Jul 2012 AIP Living Costs

Alastair Seeley

£7,912 Sport Northern Ireland
4 Jul 2012 AIP Living Costs

Ryan Seaton

£8,826 Sport Northern Ireland
10 May 2012 The Advantage Foundation Limited

The grant will be used to run 'Inside Out' project, which will work with young male offenders aged 16-20 from Hydebank Wood Young Offenders Centre, Belfast, many whom are care experienced and/or disengaged from education. The young men face issues such a

£491,441 Big Lottery Fund
19 Apr 2012 St Nicholas Primary School Parent Teacher Association

The project will use their grant to provide horticultural and outdoor play afterschools activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2012 Whitehead Community Association

The project will use their grant to install a rainwater harvesting system, they will also carry out an energy audit on their Community Hall to identify improvements they may need to make in the future.

£9,881 Big Lottery Fund
14 Dec 2011 Youth Concern Whitehead

Part of the grant will be used to continue to run the Genesis Drop-In Centre, which provides a safe place where young people can meet friends, stay off the streets & take part in a range of activities bringing together young & older people, film making &

£127,882 Big Lottery Fund
1 Dec 2011 Youth Concern Whitehead

The project will purchase camera equipment, editing equipment and fund training to enable the group to plan, shoot and edit a movie.

£1,902 Big Lottery Fund
19 Oct 2011 East Antrim Harriers Athletic Club

Located in East Antrim, the project will use their grant to carry out essential repairs and modernise their men changing facilities.

£9,948 Big Lottery Fund
12 Oct 2011 King William III Memorial Orange Hall Committee

The group will use the grant to insulate the walls and floor in their venue and point exterior walls to prevent damp returning. They will also carry out an energy audit to find out where they are wasting energy and identify the improvements they need to m

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
24 May 2011 Whitehead Golf Club

The project will use the grant to install extra glass fibre insulation throughout the ceiling of the golf club. A detailed energy audit will also be produced to identify the work required to reduce the annual costs of heating the building and to investig

£4,520 Big Lottery Fund
10 May 2011 St Nicholas Primary School Carrickfergus

The group will use the grant to create a new outdoor play and agility course.

£9,820 Big Lottery Fund
13 Apr 2011 Carrickfergus Young Men's Christian Association

The group will use the grant to run programmes that will prepare local young people and their families for the pressures of teenage life. The Strengthening Families programme will offer support for families with children aged 10-14, helping to prepare the

£5,389 Big Lottery Fund
29 Mar 2011 Image 10+

The Life and Work of James Orr - The Ulster Weaver Poet

£595 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Feb 2011 Greengables Playgroup

The playgroup will use the grant to equip a new classroom with the toys and storage facilities so they can run a second classroom.

£3,305 Big Lottery Fund
30 Nov 2010 Belfast Lough Sailability

The project will purchase a support launch for Belfast Lough Sailability, based in Carrickfergus Marina, to provide a sailing experience for people of all ages who have a disability, family members and carers. The support launch will allow the organisatio

£50,000 Big Lottery Fund
16 Nov 2010 Railway Preservation Society of Ireland

RPSI 2020

£1,809,900 Heritage Lottery Fund
13 Oct 2010 Carrickfergus Community Forum

The group, which is an umbrella organisation for the community and voluntary sector in Carrickfergus, will use the grant to run IT courses for local people.

£9,967 Big Lottery Fund
26 Aug 2010 Sunnylands Nursery School

The school will use the grant to install new playground equipment for its pre-school pupils to enjoy.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
4 Aug 2010 Carrickfergus Women's Forum

The grant will be used to run the Reconnect project which will offer a range of courses to local women to boost their confidence and health, reduce isolation and loneliness, and help them to get more involved in the local community. Self-esteem and anxiet

£557,448 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Carrickfergus Women's Forum

The group, which works to improve health and education of its members, will run a range of programmes bringing women and their families closer together.

£7,250 Big Lottery Fund
11 May 2010 Whitehead Glasgow Rangers Over 50s Club

The group, which runs a range of events and activities to improve the lives of its members and tackle social isolation, will use the grant to run a community trips and activities.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
12 Apr 2010 Simon McBride

Simon McBride Album Project

£2,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
9 Feb 2010 Children/Youth Work Gateway Church

The group, which runs activities to improve the skills, values and confidence of children and young people in the Carrickfergus area, will use the grant to run two education and development programmes aimed at young people and their families.

£4,299 Big Lottery Fund
5 Feb 2010 Association of Ulster Drama Festivals (AUDF)

Ulster Drama Festival 2010

£1,290 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 Oct 2009 Kathryn Marshall

Framing and Display costs for exhibition at North Down Museum.

£500 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
6 Oct 2009 Whitehead Community Association

The group which runs a range of activities for the local community will use the grant to install a multi-functional floor in the main hall of their community building.

£10,000 Big Lottery Fund
9 Jul 2009 Carrickfergus Community Forum

Re-imaging The Woodburn Estate

£21,780 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
26 May 2009 Carrickfergus Borough Council

The Siege of Carrickfergus

£17,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
7 Apr 2009 Carrickfergus Borough Council

Windmill and Minorca Drive Re-imaging Project

£15,665 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
30 Mar 2009 Railway Preservation Society of Ireland

Heritage Skills Training and Exhibits Exhibition

£45,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
18 Dec 2008 County Antrim Yacht Club

The group aims to promote, teach and encourage the sport of sailing and community participation of the same. The project will allow for the purchase of a safety boat.

£10,000 Sport Northern Ireland
18 Dec 2008 Acorn Integrated Primary School

The school aims to provide integrated education in accordance with the philosophy of integrated education. The project will enable the creation of a nature garden developed by an after schools club.

£9,869 Big Lottery Fund
3 Nov 2008 Jamie Harper

Document work of circus performers. General Art Award - Sept 2008

£1,200 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
16 Oct 2008 County Antrim Yacht Club

Extension of clubhouse

£452,496 Sport Northern Ireland
7 Oct 2008 Sunnylands Nursery School

The project is to provide a stimulating arts project.

£3,600 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2008 Whitehead Glasgow Rangers Over 50s Club

The club has been established to advance education, relieve property and preserve and promote the health and well being of people aged 50 or over. The project will arrange a variety of events and activities.

£9,903 Big Lottery Fund
7 Oct 2008 Carrickfergus Young Men's Christian Association

The group promotes a range of activities, support for young people living in Carrickfergus and surrounding areas. the project will increase interaction and confidence levels through participation in youth development courses.

£1,249 Big Lottery Fund
21 Aug 2008 Larne Cricket Club

The group promotes and provides a facility for the playing of cricket. The project is to develop the club through the purchase of new equipment.

£1,940 Sport Northern Ireland
21 Aug 2008 Greengables Playgroup

The aim of the group is to enhance the development and education of children under statutory school age. The project will provide an outside play area.

£4,806 Big Lottery Fund
19 Jun 2008 Whitehead Community Association

The group provides a range cross community activities, including classes, festivals and workshops for people living in the Whitehead area of Co Antrim. The project will deliver a series of music workshops, thereby helping to bring together talented young

£3,990 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
22 May 2008 Woodburn Primary School

The school provides primary school education to children from the age of 4 - 11 years. The project will encourage exercise through creation of a walk and trim trail.

£4,500 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2008 Friends of St Nicholas Reunited

The organisation has been established to organise community activities and social events for those in the Carrickfergus area, to foster a greater sense of community among the local population. The project will play 'five a side' soccer for the 'family wor

£3,990 Big Lottery Fund
22 May 2008 Association of Ulster Drama Festivals (AUDF)

Ulster Drama Festival, N.I. One-Act Finals, Sean Holywood Bursaries.

£6,574 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
9 Jan 2008 Knockagh Wrestling Club

The club promotes the sport of wrestling in the Greenisland area of Co Antrim. The project will develop health and fitness levels of young people through a range of wrestling activities.

£2,700 Sport Northern Ireland